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Jean-Philippe Toussaint

Jean-Philippe Toussaint was born on November 29, 1957 in Brussels, Belgium. He is a writer and director, known for Monsieur (1990), The Ice Rink (1998) and La sévillane (1992). See full bio »

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Monsieur Writer
The Ice Rink Writer
La sévillane Writer


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 2013 Consoler pas Conforter (Short) (novel)
 2007 Hors du soleil, des baisers et des parfums sauvages (Short) (novel excerpts)
 2006 Faire l'amour, une lecture japonaise (Video documentary) (novel "Faire l'amour")
 1998 The Ice Rink
 1992 La sévillane (novel) / (screenplay)
 1990 Monsieur (novel) / (screenplay)
 1989 La salle de bain (novel) / (screenplay)
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 1998 The Ice Rink (as Ala Patinoire)
 1992 La sévillane
 1990 Monsieur
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 2006 Faire l'amour, une lecture japonaise (Video documentary)
 2002 La cuisine de Jean-Philippe Toussaint (Video documentary)
 1993 Jamais sans mon livre (TV Series)
- Episode dated 28 February 1993 (1993) ... Self

Personal Details

Other Works:

Writer: Autoportrait (à l'étranger) (Éditions de Minuit) See more »

Alternate Names:

Ala Patinoire

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Won the Prix Médicis in 2005 for his novel Fuir. See more »

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